FlyBE., the UK?s third largest low fares airline, is to enter into a
partnership with Connect the one stop travel shop. From today, 24 November
2003, FlyBE. passengers will be able to source, airport car parking, Travel
Insurance Ski accommodation and foreign currency when booking through the
“We are delighted to enter this partnership with Connect which will be
hugely beneficial to our passengers,” said Simon Lilley, FlyBE.?s General
Manager Marketing. “Ancillary revenues are key to our low cost business
model and the deal with Connect is a major advancement and sits well
alongside our existing partnerships”
“Everything one needs to organise for
a trip will be available on our website. It?s all about meeting the needs of
today?s independent allocentric traveller,” continued Lilley.
“We are delighted to join forces with FlyBE. and believe that our products
will bring added value to the outstanding service FlyBE. provides. We
guarantee to find all passengers great deals for ski accommodation, UK
airport parking, travel insurance and commission free currency, all in a
unique one-stop booking shop,” said Connect?s Managing Director, Adrian
Duthie. “The deal will be an exciting venture for Connect and we have every
confidence that it will be a great success”.
FlyBE. serves over 40 UK and European destinations and is the largest
operator at Birmingham, Belfast, the Channel Islands and Southampton. This
year FlyBE. has achieved unprecedented growth and added 10 new European
destinations to its network this year. The airline is on course to carry
four million passengers this year.